A Conversation with the UW Archives Student Historians

April 7, 2021

Thank you to all who joined us for our conversation with the UW Archives Student Historians! If you missed the event, you can view the recording via the UW Archives’s YouTube channel.


Join us Monday, April 19, 2021, 4:30pm, for our virtual event, A Conversation with the UW Archives Student Historians. 2020/2021 Student Historians in Residence Sophia Abrams and T.J. Braxton will discuss their research projects, “Black Artists at the UW-Madison” and “A Closer Look at UW-Madison’s Campus-Wide Diversity Initiatives” and reflect on their work this past year.

Visit our Tumblr page for a preview of both Sophia and T.J.’s research projects.

A Conversation with the UW Archives Student Historians

  • Welcome from Lisa Carter, Vice Provost for Libraries and University Librarian
  • Introduction to the Student Historian program, Cat Phan, Digital and Media Archivist
  • Student Historians on their research
    • Sophia Abrams, “Black Artists at the UW-Madison”
    • T.J. Braxton, “A Closer Look at UW-Madison Campus Wide Diversity Initiatives”
  • Closing comments, Kacie Lucchini Butcher, Director of UW Public History Project
  • Questions from audience

Join the Zoom event at this link. If you have not already, it’s recommended you download Zoom ahead of time. Directions can be found here. A recording will be made available for those who cannot attend.